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FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT HOME AND STUDIO

www.gowright.org/visit/home-and-studio

951 Chicago Avenue
Oak Park, IL 60302
(312) 994-4000


Come here to see how the legendary American architect lived and designed.
 

LAKEFRONT TRAIL

www.chicagoparkdistrict.com/resources/beaches

12th Street Beach and 1200 South Lakefront
Chicago, IL 60605
(312) 742-7529


The best way to see the city skyline. Run, walk or bike along this 18-mile trail along Lake Michigan in the summer, spring, fall and winter (if you can brave those Chicago temperatures).
 

Millennium Park

explorechicago.org/city/en/millennium.html

201 East Randolph Street
Chicago, Illinois 60602
(312) 742-1168


Some of our favorite public art is located in Millennium Park. Be sure to stop by Cloud Gate, locally called “The Bean”, and Crown Fountain.
 

Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago

www.mcachicago.org

220 East Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60611
(312) 397-4010


If modern art is your thing, make some time for a walk through Chicago’s Museum of Contemporary Art.
 

THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO

www.artic.edu

111 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60603
(312) 443-3600


Home to several masterpieces, including Grant Wood’s American Gothic and Edward Hopper's Nighthawks.